The latest from Talos and the broader digital asset trading community.

Markets Media: Digital Assets to Transform Financial Infrastructure

Talos, an institutional technology provider for digital asset trading, has raised $40m (€33m) while State Street has launched a new division for digital finance. In May 2021 Talos announced the completion of a $40m Series A investment round led by venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. Other investors included PayPal Ventures, Fidelity Investments, Galaxy Digital, Elefund,

Insider: Talos, a Startup Helping Financial Giants Trade Crypto, just Raised a $40 Million Series A Led by Andreessen Horowitz as Wall Street Wades Deeper into Digital Currencies

Talos, a software provider that helps financial firms streamline their cryptocurrency trading, has closed a $40 million Series A round of funding led by Andreessen Horowitz. The fintech announced the completed capital raise on Thursday, which in addition to a16z, included investment from PayPal Ventures, Fidelity Investments, and Galaxy Digital, among others. Founded in October

Bloomberg: Goldman’s Former Head of Digital Asset Markets Joins Startup

Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s former Head of Digital Asset Markets, Justin Schmidt, just became head of strategy at crypto-trading engineering company Talos. Schmidt left Goldman late last year as the firm was getting close to offering investment vehicles for Bitcoin and other digital assets to clients. During Schmidt’s tenure, Goldman also invested in cryptocurrency prime

Appetite for Disruption Podcast: Capital Markets People like Blockchain

Christine Sandler, Joel Revill, and Anton Katz have at least one thing in common: they are all traditional capital markets people who have migrated to blockchain. Anton started Talos; Joel started 2 Oceans Trust; and Christine led Fidelity into the space. From their very different but intersecting vantage points, we hear the story of the